Lincoln Elementary School Foundation


  • MISSION

    Our mission is to achieve the education goals of Lincoln Elementary by
    providing fiscal resources to enhance the learning opportunities for all our
    students while supporting the teachers and staff at our school.


    Lincoln Foundation is a nonprofit organization, made up of volunteers who work together to raise funds to promote academic, social, physical and mental development of Lincoln students. All donations are tax deductible. Lincoln Foundation is a 501c(3) non-profit foundation (#95-451-8329)
     
    Through your support of the fundraisers held by the Foundation, the Foundation raised $60,000 in school year 2017-2018. We supported the below programs last school year:

    • Accelerated Reader program (AR)
    • Primary Music Teacher (weekly program)
    • School wide backpack hooks installed on building
    • Science and Technology equipment/programs (STEM program for 2nd graders, K’NEX sets, etc)
    • Magazine and website subscriptions (American Govt, Storyworks Jr)
    • Scholarships to Lincoln alumni
    • Stipend for extra hours for librarian for reading clubs and library programs
    • Clay for art projects
    • Sensory tools and equipment (Wobble chairs, adjustable height tables, writing units)
    • Field Trips
      • Kids Space Museum (1 st graders)
      • King Tut Exhibit @ California Science Center (6 th graders)
      • GCC planetarium (5 th graders)
      • Annie Play (KG)
      • Natural Museum/Theaterworks (Ms Maynard class)
      • Descanso Gardens (4 th Graders)
      • Reptacular Animals (at school 3 rd graders)
    • Social Events: Mother Son Olympiad, Kinder/6 th grade handprint wall, Daddy Daughter dance, Lincoln 500, Jogathon Prizes, Garden Club, Silent Auction, Poker Night

    2018-2019 Activities and Fundraisers

     

    Social Activities (non-fundraising):
    High Tea- November 2
    Mother Son Olympiad: October 12
    Handprint Wall: October 13
    Daddy Daughter Dance: April 12
    Lincoln 500: May 24
    Scholarship Luncheon: May 24
    Pool Party: May 31


    Fundraisers:
    Box Tops Contests: October (1-5) & March (11-15)
    Poker Night: October 18
    Jog-a-thon: March 1
    Silent Auction: May 23
    Amazonsmile: throughout the year-signup smile.amazon.com


    FOUNDATION MEETINGS 
    Monthly Meetings:
    2nd Thursdays of the month from 6:30-7:30p
     
    A place where parents can learn more about the upcoming events and help decide
    how funds are spent. During the meetings we review grant requests. When funds
    are available, the Foundation fulfills grant requests that help to enhance our
    children’s education.
     
    Board Members:
    President:
    Sheela Patel sheelapa@gmail.com


    Vice Presidents:
    Alisa Krohn akrohn@pmrsells.com
    Yenny Moreno yenwoe@yahoo.com

    Treasurer:
    Lala Ohanian lala@caspianservices.com

    Secretary:
    Maple DeGuzman maple.tdg@gmail.com